Opinion

Global General Strike

Dear Editor, I’m writing about the global general strike taking place on…

  • Sep 15th, 2019
Do the Right Thing

Do the Right Thing

Dear Editor, Other branches of the Armed Forces probably have the same…

  • Sep 13th, 2019
Do the Right Thing

Trampling on the Constitution

Dear Editor, I am writing to voice my disappointment about recent events…

  • Sep 13th, 2019
Scam Alert Notice - Male impersonating Sheriff’s Sergeant and spoofing Sheriff’s Business Line

Scam Alert Notice – Male impersonating Sheriff’s Sergeant and spoofing Sheriff’s Business Line

Dear Community, We’ve received several calls recently from individuals in Jefferson and…

  • Sep 4th, 2019
Scam Alert Notice - Male impersonating Sheriff’s Sergeant and spoofing Sheriff’s Business Line
Ask an Expert - FCH - What is the difference between a walk-in appointment and a same-day appointment?

Ask an Expert – FCH – What is the difference between a walk-in appointment and a same-day appointment?

Walk-In Appointments Walk-in visits in a clinic setting are not pre-booked. You…

  • Sep 4th, 2019
Ask an Expert - FCH - What is the difference between a walk-in appointment and a same-day appointment?
Welcome back to Forks High School

Welcome back to Forks High School

Welcome to the 2019-2020 school year STUDENTS, PARENTS, & COMMUNITY! I hope…

  • Aug 14th, 2019
Welcome back to Forks High School
A potpourri of subjects!

A potpourri of subjects!

Dear Editor: Please permit me to deviate from that hallowed precept that…

  • Aug 9th, 2019
A potpourri of subjects!
Further thoughts on changes for MHP water bills

Further thoughts on changes for MHP water bills

Dear Editor: This is in response to the last issue in your…

  • Aug 9th, 2019
Further thoughts on changes for MHP water bills
FCH - You and Your Health

FCH – You and Your Health

It was frightening for many and heartbreaking for others when the measles…

  • Aug 7th, 2019
FCH - You and Your Health
New VIC service is a real hit

New VIC service is a real hit

The Forks Visitor Center recently implemented a service to assist tourists that…

  • Aug 7th, 2019
New VIC service is a real hit
No right to harass

No right to harass

I was sad and disappointed to read the story about the man…

  • Aug 2nd, 2019
No right to harass
What if we had a forest fire here?

What if we had a forest fire here?

Dear Editor, On July 18, between 1-3:30 p.m., at the Sheriff’s office…

  • Jul 24th, 2019
What if we had a forest fire here?

Freedom

Dear Editor, It is always a pleasure to see our citizens proud…

  • Jul 5th, 2019
Spring Fling Thanks

Spring Fling Thanks

Dear Editor, On Saturday, June 8, “Loose Gravel” band offered a gig…

  • Jun 20th, 2019
Spring Fling Thanks
Martha Merchant Maybury standing on the left.

More on Henry Dunning

A few weeks ago, after a stroll through the Forks Cemetery, I…

  • Jun 14th, 2019
Martha Merchant Maybury standing on the left.
What Price Freedom

What Price Freedom

Dear Editor, To the man who stalked out of the meeting at…

  • Jun 14th, 2019
What Price Freedom
Love is love

Love is love

Dear Editor I have always loved how this community supports one another.…

  • Jun 14th, 2019
Love is love
Perceived norms vs. actual norms

Perceived norms vs. actual norms

Dear Editor, This month Forks Junior High students were taught about social…

  • Jun 6th, 2019
Perceived norms vs. actual norms
A Big Thank You

A Big Thank You

Dear Community, A big, giant, huge, colossal, thank, thank you, to this…

  • May 31st, 2019
A Big Thank You
Remember the Logger Memorial on Memorial Day

Remember the Logger Memorial on Memorial Day

Dear Editor, As Memorial Day approaches, it is a good time to…

  • May 22nd, 2019
Remember the Logger Memorial on Memorial Day
MVP Youth Prevention Summit Thank You

MVP Youth Prevention Summit Thank You

Dear Editor, Forks Community Coalition and QVSD would like to extend a…

  • May 22nd, 2019
MVP Youth Prevention Summit Thank You
Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor

Throw the bum out! Dear Editor, I’m talking about Jon Preston and…

  • May 14th, 2019
Letters to the Editor
Forks City Council Elections

Forks City Council Elections

Dear Editor, The filing period to run for office in the November…

  • May 2nd, 2019
Forks City Council Elections
Wild Steelhead Review #3

Wild Steelhead Review #3

Dear Editor, My Winter’s Hope came true! We did have a Wild…

  • Apr 26th, 2019
Wild Steelhead Review #3
What is being done about heroin?

What is being done about heroin?

Editor’s note: This letter included the names and general addresses of people…

  • Apr 26th, 2019
What is being done about heroin?

Reading for the Future

Dear Editor, Reading gives your child many benefits. For some this is…

  • Apr 18th, 2019
During the recent blizzards in the midwest, the staff at the Wishek Long Term Care Center had a Blizzard Party for the residents! Facebook Photo

Qualitative figures don’t define a town or Your algorithms are boring me!

You may have missed it unless you subscribe to the online magazine…

  • Apr 11th, 2019
During the recent blizzards in the midwest, the staff at the Wishek Long Term Care Center had a Blizzard Party for the residents! Facebook Photo
Scott Seaman and bicycle contest

Scott Seaman and bicycle contest

Dear Editor, I was recently visited at our Soroptimist’s Second Chances store…

  • Mar 28th, 2019
Scott Seaman and bicycle contest
QVSA Committee says Thanks!

QVSA Committee says Thanks!

Dear Community, The QVSA Committee and the graduating class of 2019 would…

  • Mar 28th, 2019
QVSA Committee says Thanks!
Herkimer Diamonds

Herkimer Diamonds

Dear Editor, Did you know there are Herkimer Diamonds to be found…

  • Mar 15th, 2019
Herkimer Diamonds
If I need an airlift, who is coming?

If I need an airlift, who is coming?

Dear Editor, If I need emergency transport who is coming to pick…

  • Mar 14th, 2019
If I need an airlift, who is coming?
Gone but not forgotten

Gone but not forgotten

Dear Editor, Lee Roys walked into my office at Clearwater Correction Center…

  • Feb 26th, 2019
Gone but not forgotten
Wild Steelhead Review Needed

Wild Steelhead Review Needed

Dear Editor, My winter’s hope is to see wild steelhead my entire…

  • Feb 22nd, 2019
Wild Steelhead Review Needed
Souper Bowl Challenge

Souper Bowl Challenge

By Pastor Warren Johnson Ever since I can remember we have been…

  • Feb 1st, 2019
Souper Bowl Challenge
Notice of Annual Meeting Congregational Church

Notice of Annual Meeting Congregational Church

Dear Community, The Congregational Church Annual Meeting is going to be held…

  • Jan 23rd, 2019
Notice of Annual Meeting Congregational Church
Surviving the federal shutdown

Surviving the federal shutdown

As I am writing this it is day 32 of the Government…

Surviving the federal shutdown
Donated bus making a difference

Donated bus making a difference

Dear Editor, We want to thank the Forks Assembly of God and…

  • Jan 18th, 2019
Donated bus making a difference
Goodbye Billy O.

Goodbye Billy O.

On Monday I was getting the paper together, like usual, and like…

  • Jan 10th, 2019
Goodbye Billy O.
Thanks for a successful Festival of Trees!

Thanks for a successful Festival of Trees!

Dear Community, The Soroptimist of the Olympic Rain Forest wishes to thank…

  • Dec 24th, 2018
Thanks for a successful Festival of Trees!
Christmas Eve Candle Light Service set

Christmas Eve Candle Light Service set

Christmas Eve Candle Light Service Set

  • Dec 24th, 2018
Christmas Eve Candle Light Service set